Photography tips from the pros: 01. Use full stops for ISO Typically you increase the ISO in order to enable a faster shutter speed for sharper pictures or to use a smaller aperture for a given shutter speed – or a combination of both. DLSRs offer fine control over the aperture and shutter speed in [...]
While there are lots of commercially sold presets, such as the excellent film-emulation packages from VSCO and Mastin Labs, there are lots of free resources too, and here are some of our favourites.
There’s a variety of different sensor sizes used in modern digital cameras, but which one is the right one for you? We explain the pertinent issues to help you decide.
The secret to great portrait photography is building a rapport with a model, rather than knowing the best camera settings to use. But in the heat of the moment, when you’re caught up with the lighting and focused on a capturing a person’s expression and pose, it’s easy to overlook a setting and end up with disappointing pictures.